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Operations

Over the past two years, Gold Fields has taken key decisions to ensure the long-term, sustainable future of its mines.

  • Tarkwa
  • Damang
  • Asanko

TARKWA

TARKWA

Our Tarkwa mine has fully transitioned to contractor mining and is well positioned to deliver sustained value.

  • Open Pit
  • Acquired in 1993
  • Single largest mine in Ghana
  • Flagship mine of the Gold Fields Group
  • Maintains steady production at more than 500,000 oz/year.
  • 15 years LoM

DAMANG

DAMANG

Through the implementation of the Damang Reinvestment Project, which is nearing completion, the best long-term option for our Damang mine to create future cash-flow is being achieved.

  • Open Pit
  • Acquired full ownership in 2011
  • High-grade mine compared to Tarkwa
  • 5 years LoM
  • Damang Reinvestment Project achieving success since 2017

ASANKO

Asanko

At Asanko, a joint venture with Galiano Gold, that operates the mine, there is a strong focus on exploration across the tenement package.

  • Open Pit
  • JV with Galiano Gold (previously Asanko Gold) in 2018
  • Operated by Galiano Gold
  • Managed through joint Management and Technical committees
  • 8 years LoM

Our portfolio expansion strategy is to consider opportunities in the M&A space, exploration, productivity improvements and cost optimisation.

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